Why do young girls like bad guys?

That’s the question I asked on BBC Scotland’s The Big Question this week.

The live debate was looking at the subject of excess, and I was invited to talk about how it pertains to the world of rock’n’roll.

I made a couple of points.

Sex, drugs and rock’n’roll has been around for some time, but you can’t divorce musicians from being people. I’ve been around a lot of people with drink and drug problems, and I’ve tried them over the years. You’re stuck with who you areā€¦

Watch the whole clip below.